COUNTRY SPOTLIGHTS


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Country spotlights, Tuesday 28 March 2017

Speed networking

Organiser’s opening remarks

KEYNOTE PLENARY

Chairperson’s opening remarks

Charles Bayless

Global energy – making sense of a turbulent sector

•    How are utilities and IPPs approaching the marketplace? 
•    What are the drivers for new projects? 
•    The impact of pricing markets changes and regulatory uncertainty on power portfolio construction in general and renewables in particular
•    Is the existing energy infrastructure fit for purpose in an environment undergoing significant upheaval? 
•    How will global events affect the African power market?
•    Energy storage: The missing link to renewable energy
Professor Donald Sadoway

Africa's next 'leap frog' : Energy Storage


•    Why 2017 is the year of the battery, and how you can profit from it
•    How low-cost renewable battery could revolutionise Africa's energy supply
•    How storage could ‘unlock’ renewables
•    Technology option
•    Timelines & scalability 
•    Disengaging from government

Fireside chat with H. E Dr. Rashid Al Leem, Chairman of Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority, UAE

Keynote session reserved for the CEO of Eskom

Reserved for Title Sponsor

Country spotlights

Country Spotlight

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10:59

East Africa

Country spotlights

The hottest projects in Sudan and what is being done to open the investment door

This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
 
Mr Wylson Tangishaka
Country spotlights

The hottest projects in the pipeline in Burundi and what is being done to open the investment door.

This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
Mr Wylson Tangishaka, Director of Energy, Regideso - Burundi
Country spotlights
11:40

The hottest projects in the pipeline in Kenya and what is being done to open the investment door.

This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
Country spotlights

The hottest projects in Tanzania and what is being done to open the investment door

This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
round tables

ROUNDTABLES

Now’s your chance to get really interactive! Simply pick one of our roundtable topics and join the debate. 
Numbers will be limited at each table, to ensure everybody gets their chance to participate in the discussion.
  • A balancing act: Higher tariffs or power cuts
  • Breaking the bottlenecks for African wind energy
  • Developing IPPs in Africa - a legal perspective
  • Chana Gluck

    Chana Gluck, General Counsel, Gigawatt Global

  • How regulators can prevent a conflict of interest when working with a vertically interegtaed utility as well as IPPs [post privatisation]
  • Mr Haliru Dikko

    Mr Haliru Dikko, DGM, NERC

  • How to curb electricity theft and vandalism
  • How to get Africa to embrace energy efficiency
  • Private Power: Overcoming barriers by emerging power producers
  • Mr Landiwe Mahlangu

    Mr Landiwe Mahlangu, Chief Economist, National African Federated Chamber of Commerce

  • Solar in use with Instrumentation in rural areas
  • Mr Ricardo Hirschbruch

    Mr Ricardo Hirschbruch, Lead Local Division Manager, ABB

  • Suitable technologies towards the DOE 3.1GW gas to power program
  • Hermann Roehm

    Hermann Roehm, Director Sales, Power Generation, MTU South Africa (Pty) Ltd

  • Tapping into bioenergy potential in Africa
  • Mamadou Diarra

    Mamadou Diarra, Consultant, Nigelec

  • The relevance of storage in Emerging Markets
  • Laurentius Human

    Laurentius Human, Chief Executive Officer, Jabil Energy

  • The value and potential of energy efficiency, and why this hasn’t been tapped to date
  • Benjamin Curnier

    Benjamin Curnier, Associate Director for Southern Africa, Carbon Trust

  • Trends in the power generation mix – fossil fuels, nuclear, renewable energy, and distributed generation
  • Abel Nsabimana

    Abel Nsabimana, Reseracher, Polytechnical University of Gitega

    Networking Lunch and Exhibition Visit

    Country spotlights
    14:18

    Country spotlight

    Country spotlights

    West Africa

    Todeman Assan
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Benin and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Mr Charles Yaovi Koumaple, Director General, ABERME
    Kévin Sanou
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Burkina Faso and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Professor Abubakar Sambo
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Nigeria and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Julio Antonio Raul
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Guinea-Bissau and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Mahamat Atime
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Chad and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    YOUSSOUPHA BA
    Country spotlights

    The hottest projects in Senegal and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    YOUSSOUPHA BA, Gestionnaire des Stocks, Senelec

    Exhibition Visit, Networking and Refreshments

    KEYNOTE PLENARY SESSION

    Silas Zimu

    Executive and special Presidential advisors panel : How are we modelling the power & electricity markets in our countries

    •    New large build programs
    •    Envisioned procurement programs
    •    Realising net exporter ambition 
    •    Cross border projects
    •    Where will the money come from
    •    How to expedite projects in the pipeline 
    •    Completing projects on time and in budget 
    Andre Kamba, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Commerce and Supplies

    Chairpersons closing address and close of day one

    Africa Energy Awards

    last published: 23/Mar/17 14:16

     


    Country spotlights, Wednesday 29 March 2017

    08:45

    OPENING KEYNOTE PLENARY SESSION

    HE Serge Blaise Zoniaba
    09:30

    Keynote: Youth in power: Changing the world by unlocking the power of young people

    •    Why engage young people?
    •    Old tactics are, well, old
    •    Seeing is believing: How to bring sexy back to the power sector
    •    From comics to apps to power stations
    09:50

    Reserved for Platinum Sponsor

    10:10

    Exhibition Visit, Networking and Refreshments

    10:58

    Country spotlights

    10:59

    North and Central Africa

    Sese Site
    Country spotlights
    11:20

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in Equatorial Guinea and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Sese Site, Deputy Manager of Marketing Department and Head of CSR, Sociedead de Electricidad de Guinea Ecuatorial - Segesa
    Belgacem Ayed
    Country spotlights
    11:40

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in Tunisia and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Belgacem Ayed, President, Ministry of Development, Investment and International Cooperation
    Hon Minister Jeannot Matadi Atadi Nenga
    Country spotlights
    12:00

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in the DRC and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Hon Minister Jeannot Matadi Atadi Nenga, Minister of Energy & Water, Ministry Of Energy & Water
    round tables
    12:20

    Roundtable

    Now’s your chance to get really interactive! Simply pick one of our roundtable topics and join the debate. 
    Numbers will be limited at each table, to ensure everybody gets their chance to participate in the discussion.
  • Energy efficiency and alternative power for the manufacturing sector
  • Energy efficiency for the 21st century built environment
  • Dr Jeremy Gibberd

    Dr Jeremy Gibberd, Founder, Gauge

  • Energy for the empowerment of women entrepreneurs
  • Expert Views on Risk Mitigation Strategies for Solar Arrays in Demanding Climates
  • Dr Stephan Padlewski

    Dr Stephan Padlewski, Strategic Marketing Manager, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions

  • How to develop a green economy
  • How to develop elements of a bankable private Power Purchase Agreement
  • Richard Doyle

    Richard Doyle, Chief Executive Officer, Mulilo Energy Partners Pty Limited

  • Infrastructure PPPs - How countries with a skills shortage can best leverage them
  • Mr Carmelo Cocuzza

    Mr Carmelo Cocuzza, Head of Regional Representation of Southern Africa and Indian Ocean, European Investment Bank

  • Towards achieving the SDG 7 goals – the role of standards & smart grids
  • Paul Johnson

    Paul Johnson, Executive Secretary, AFSEC

  • Unlocking Nigeria's economy through the development of electricity infrastructure
  • Olajuwon Olaleye

    Olajuwon Olaleye, Former Special Assistant (Investments, Finance & Donor Relations), Federal Ministry Of Energy

    13:00

    Networking Lunch and Exhibition Visit

    14:18

    Country spotlight

    14:19

    Southern Africa

    Country spotlights
    14:20

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in Angola and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Country spotlights
    14:40

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in Zambia and what is being done to open the investment door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
    Chavan Dabeedin
    Country spotlights
    15:40

    Country spotlight The hottest projects in Mauritius and what is being done to open the investmentt door

    This presentation covers projects from the entire electricity spectrum: generation, transmission and distribution
     
    16:00

    Exhibition Visit, Networking, Refreshments

    17:00

    Close of Power and Electricity World Africa 2017

    last published: 23/Mar/17 14:16

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